A dragonfly is an insect belonging to the order Odonata, infraorder Anisoptera Adult dragonflies ... About 3012 species of dragonflies were known in 2010; these are classified into 348 genera in ... The compound eyes meet at the top of the head (except in the Petaluridae and Gomphidae, as also in the genus Epiophlebia).


Anax is a genus of dragonflies in the family Aeshnidae. It includes species likesuch as the emperor dragonfly, Anax imperator. Anax spp. are very large ...


The dragonfly is large predatory insect generally found around watery areas in ... The dragonfly is very similar to a damselfly but the wings on the adults are considerably different. ... Five groups that classify all living things ... Scientific Name:.


Dragonfly. Yellow-winged Darter. Scientific classification ... created and subsumes as an infraorder of the previous suborder Anisoptera, the "true dragonflies.".


Scientific classification: Dragonflies and damselflies together make up the order Odonata. Dragonflies make up the suborder Anisoptera, damselflies make up ...


Order, Odonata Fabricius, 1793 – libélula, damselflies, dragonflies. Direct Children: Suborder, Anisoptera Selys, 1854 – dragonflies, libellules. Suborder ...


scientific name: (Insecta: Odonata) ... Dragonflies (Anisoptera) make up the more specious of the two suborders and are much more easily observed than their ...


Although some sources do not use this as a classification, this sub group of phylum Arthropoda is ... There are three suborders in Odonata: Anisoptera ( dragonflies), Zygoptera ... The dragonflies in this genus are graceful and clear- winged.


Feb 16, 2004 ... TaxonomyBrowse. Info ... Suborder Anisoptera - Dragonflies ... The classification and diversity of dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata).


Adult Odonata : At left, an adult dragonfly (Anisoptera). ... Both dragonflies and damselflies belong to the Odonata, which is a subgroup of insects, ... Field Ecology, Zoogeography, and Taxonomy of the Odonata of Western Himalaya, India.